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[BOAI] Reminder: Early Bird registration ends on June 30th!
From: Karen Meijer-Kline <kmeijerk AT sfu.ca>
*apologies for cross-posting* Reminder: Early Bird registration ends on June 30th! Early-Bird registration for the upcoming PKP Scholarly Publishing Conference in ↵ Mexico City is available until June 30th . Be sure to register before then to ↵ take advantage of this reduced rate! The speakers and presentations have just been finalized and the PKP and UNAM ↵ conference committee have come up with an impressive schedule with an ↵ international array of OA speakers and advocacy groups represented: A full list of the accepted presentations are available online , as well as a ↵ preliminary schedule. Program highlights: Keynotes : by John Willinsky (PKP/Stanford University), Ana María Cetto ↵ (UNAM), Heather Joseph (SPARC), Dominique Babini (CLACSO), and Jean-Claude ↵ Guédon (Université de Montréal). Plenary panels with representatives from: OASPA , DOAJ, SPARC, IBICT (Brazil), ↵ and others. Presentations from around the world , including: Argentina, Brazil, Canada, ↵ Colombia, Costa Rica, Denmark, Germany, Mexico, Norway, Peru, Puerto Rico, ↵ Spain, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States, Venezuela, and Zimbabwe As well as representatives from: SciELO, RedALyC, SSRN, CERN, Springer, and ↵ many higher education institutions from around the world. In addition to the conference program, there will be a morning of ↵ pre-conference workshops and we will be holding an open session for all ↵ participants to Meet the PKP Team , on Monday August 19th . The Meet the PKP ↵ Team event will give a more informal opportunity to get to know some of the ↵ faces and people behind the Public Knowledge Project. Accommodations We have arranged a reduced rate at the Radisson Paraiso Hotel Mexico City. The ↵ hotel is conveniently close to the UNAM and will host a large portion of the ↵ conference attendees for convenience. There are a limited number of rooms available, so please book as early as ↵ possible. You will find more information on our website We look forward to seeing you in Mexico! Best regards, Karen Karen Meijer-Kline, MA MLIS Communications and Member Services Officer Public Knowledge Project (PKP) Simon Fraser University Library Email: kmeijerk AT sfu.ca Skype: kmeijerkline Telephone: 778-782-9626 ---------------- Don't miss the Fourth International PKP Scholarly Publishing Conference, Aug 19-21, 2013, National Autonomous University of Mexico http://pkp.sfu.ca/pkp2013/ ----------------
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